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The Life of Orson F. Whitney : historian, poet, apostle as recorded in his daily journals

Author: Dennis B Horne
Publisher: Springville, Utah : CFI, [2014]. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The history of Orson F. Whitney, a prominent early member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Orson F Whitney; Orson F Whitney
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis B Horne
ISBN: 9781462114313 1462114318
OCLC Number: 877562849
Description: ix, 529 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Early years, 1855-1876 --
First mission, to Pennsylvania and Ohio, 1876-1878 --
Employment, bishopric, courtship, and marriage, 1878-1881 --
Second mission: London and Liverpool, 1881-1883 --
Earning a living, shepherding a ward, and doctrinal detours, 1883-1886 --
A rising influence in the Church, 1886-1887 --
Of wives and doctrine, 1888-1889 --
Learning from Lorenzo Snow and others, 1889-1894 --
The history of Whitney's History of Utah, 1890-1908 --
Professor, politician, and private speculator, 1895-1898 --
Whitney's watershed years, part 1, 1898-1900 --
Whitney's watershed years, part 2, 1898-1900 --
Elias: an epic of the ages and other events, 1900-1906 --
Called as an apostle of the Lord, 1906 --
The misadventures of Race Whitney --
Elder Whitney goes to work, 1906-1909 --
New polygamy, evolution, and Laura Hickman, 1909-1910 --
Orson, Laura, and Dick, 1910-1912 --
Writing and speaking in the ministry, 1912-1914 --
Reading, writing, and romancing, 1915-1921 --
European mission president, 1921-1922 --
Recovery, 1922-1924 --
A marvelous ministry is renewed and concludes, 1924-1931.
Responsibility: Dennis B. Horne.

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The history of Orson F. Whitney, a prominent early member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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